Frequency of meditation among married adults by state (2014) Switch to: State among married adults by frequency of meditation

% of married adults who meditate…

State At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 284. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 45% 7% 3% 43% 1% 284
Alaska 32% 9% 5% 52% 2% 156
Arizona 45% 9% 3% 41% 2% 318
Arkansas 38% 4% 5% 50% 3% 156
California 43% 8% 5% 41% 2% 1,712
Colorado 37% 8% 2% 51% 1% 287
Connecticut 37% 13% 6% 44% 1% 186
Delaware 30% 11% 2% 55% 2% 148
District of Columbia 41% 9% 11% 39% 1% 106
Florida 45% 8% 3% 42% 2% 987
Georgia 48% 7% 2% 41% 1% 486
Hawaii 39% 8% 9% 44% 1% 135
Idaho 42% 9% 6% 43% < 1% 197
Illinois 42% 7% 6% 44% 1% 666
Indiana 37% 7% 3% 53% < 1% 329
Iowa 37% 4% 3% 56% < 1% 192
Kansas 37% 8% 2% 52% 1% 172
Kentucky 38% 8% 5% 48% 2% 223
Louisiana 43% 6% 3% 46% 1% 212
Maine 33% 8% 6% 53% 1% 158
Maryland 38% 9% 3% 49% 1% 319
Massachusetts 32% 9% 4% 54% < 1% 335
Michigan 37% 8% 4% 49% 2% 501
Minnesota 33% 8% 4% 54% < 1% 309
Mississippi 54% 6% 2% 37% 1% 147
Missouri 38% 7% 3% 52% 1% 314
Montana 30% 9% 4% 54% 2% 184
Nebraska 40% 7% 5% 47% < 1% 169
Nevada 45% 9% 4% 41% < 1% 145
New Hampshire 35% 9% 4% 50% 1% 154
New Jersey 36% 8% 5% 50% 2% 462
New Mexico 48% 13% 2% 37% < 1% 143
New York 39% 9% 5% 45% 2% 920
North Carolina 48% 8% 4% 38% 2% 565
North Dakota 25% 9% 4% 61% 1% 184
Ohio 39% 6% 4% 49% 1% 582
Oklahoma 50% 6% 3% 39% 2% 202
Oregon 37% 6% 5% 51% 1% 209
Pennsylvania 36% 8% 5% 50% 1% 706
Rhode Island 45% 5% 3% 47% 1% 147
South Carolina 52% 5% 3% 38% 2% 252
South Dakota 34% 13% 5% 46% 1% 161
Tennessee 46% 8% 3% 40% 3% 382
Texas 48% 8% 3% 38% 2% 1,347
Utah 56% 14% 1% 26% 3% 182
Vermont 28% 8% 4% 58% 2% 170
Virginia 41% 9% 6% 42% 2% 511
Washington 38% 8% 3% 50% 2% 346
West Virginia 41% 7% 5% 46% 2% 145
Wisconsin 27% 7% 7% 57% 1% 348
Wyoming 43% 8% 3% 46% < 1% 176

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